B. S. Hall
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A History of Race in Muslim West Africa, 1600–1960
B. S. Hall
Geography
6 June 2011
Introduction Part I. Race Along the Desert-Edge, c.1600-1900: 1. Making race in the Sahel, c.1600-1900 2. Reading the blackness of the Sudan, c.1600-1900 Part II. Race and the Colonial Encounter,… Expand
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A History of Race in Muslim West Africa, 1600–1960: Defending the River
B. S. Hall
Geography
2011
13 Citations
The Historic "Core Curriculum" And The Book Market In Islamic West Africa
B. S. Hall, C. Stewart
Geography
7 December 2010
Much work has been done to map out the contours of Islamic intellectual production in West Africa before the twentieth century. This chapter describes the books - by author and title - that were in… Expand
21 Citations
HOW SLAVES USED ISLAM: THE LETTERS OF ENSLAVED MUSLIM COMMERCIAL AGENTS IN THE NINETEENTH-CENTURY NIGER BEND AND CENTRAL SAHARA*
B. S. Hall
HistoryThe Journal of African History
1 November 2011
ABSTRACT Historians of slavery in Africa have long struggled to recover the voices of enslaved people. In this article, an unusual set of sources found in Timbuktu (Mali) reveals the existence of a… Expand
14 Citations
The question of ‘race’ in the pre-colonial southern Sahara
B. S. Hall
History
1 September 2005
One of the principle issues that divide people in the southern margins of the Sahara Desert is the issue of ‘race.’ Each of the countries that share this region, from Mauritania to Sudan, has… Expand
18 Citations
Rethinking the Place of Timbuktu in the Intellectual History of Muslim West Africa
B. S. Hall
History
18 July 2018
1 Citation
A History of Race in Muslim West Africa, 1600–1960: Defending Slavery
B. S. Hall
Geography
2011
1 Citation
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Arguing sovereignty in Songhay
B. S. Hall
Geography
16 April 2013
Recent archaeological, historical, and anthropological literature on the development of social and political complexity in Africa challenges older models of state formation that used to shape the… Expand
1 Citation
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Bellah Histories of Decolonization, Iklan Paths to Freedom: The Meanings of Race and Slavery in the Late-Colonial Niger Bend (Mali), 1944-1960
B. S. Hall
History
2011
The standard story of the decolonization process in French-ruled West Africa involves race in a very direct and obvious way. Beginning with the Popular Front government in France (1936-38), and again… Expand
11 Citations
A History of Race in Muslim West Africa, 1600–1960: Introduction
B. S. Hall
History
2011
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